Latest Human Microbiome Project Stories
Improved Sample Collection delivers Higher Quality Data HOUSTON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Metanome,
Most Identifiable Bacteria are Harmless, but a Few are Linked to Disease or are Treatment-Resistant NEW YORK, Feb.
The microbes that call the New York City subway system home are mostly harmless, but include samples of disease-causing bacteria that are resistant to drugs--and even DNA fragments associated with anthrax and Bubonic plague--according to a citywide microbiome map published today by Weill Cornell Medical College investigators.
PARIS, November 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Collaboration to generate novel diagnostic products to support personalized therapies for
Update includes mobile access to 5,500 genome databases and information about phenotype, metabolomics and gene function MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov.
A previously undetected virus, discovered in intestinal samples, could influence the behavior of common gut bacteria and could even play a role in conditions such as diabetes and obesity, according to a new Nature Communications study.
Researchers from BGI, working within the Metagenomics of the Human Intestinal Tract (MetaHIT) project, and in collaboration with other institutions around the world , have established the highest quality integrated gene set for the human gut microbiome to date- a close-to-complete catalogue of the microbes that reside inside us and massively outnumber our own cells.
A new technique developed at Caltech helps grow individual species of the unknown microbes that live in the human body.
A new approach to studying microbes in the wild will allow scientists to sequence the genomes of individual species from complex mixtures.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Genome announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Pfizer Inc.
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